Book Reviews: A Research Guide
Selected Internet Sites
AcqWeb Directory of Journals, Newsletters and Electronic Discussion Archives
This page links to those journals and newsletters of interest to acquisitions and collection development librarians.
Black Issues Book Review
Author profiles and book reviews of popular fiction and non-fiction titles.
Book reviews, author profiles and interviews, excerpts, literary games and contests.
Reviews and book-related articles from the London Telegraph. Published online since 1996.
Covers a broad spectrum of books (including works of literary fiction, non-fiction, poetry and biographies) and provides links to major critics' reviews.
Guardian Unlimited Books: Top 10's
Writers choose their top 10 books in a variety of subjects.
H-Net: Humanities and Social Sciences Online
An international, interdisciplinary consortium of scholars and teachers, H-Net creates and coordinates Internet networks in order to advance teaching and research in the arts, humanities, and social sciences. Site contains peer-reviewed essays, multimedia materials, and discussions aimed at colleagues and the interested public.
Online publication featuring literary reviews, interviews, and other features.
A leading choice for reviews of pre-publication fiction and non-fiction adult titles.
London Review of Books
Website of the bimonthly London Review of Books features an extensive, full-text archive.
New York Review of Books
Contains select full-text articles.
QBR The Black Book Review
Reviews books exclusively dedicated to the Africana experience.
Ready Steady Book
An independent book website devoted to discussing and reviewing the best in literary fiction, poetry, criticism, history, and philosophy.
Daily book reviews, interviews with writers, and a weekly list of reading recommendations by celebrated authors. Subscription requred.
The Beat: Book Reviews
Weekly reviews of literary fiction by Nancy Pearl, the author and editor of Library Journal's reader's advisory column, The Reader's Shelf.
The New York Times on the Web: Books
Web site features current reviews, special features, and a searchable database from 1980.
Village Voice Literary Supplement
Back issues from October 1998.